William Ferris scores 1952-1998


William Ferris scores, 1952-1998

William Ferris scores 1952-1998

Consists of holograph, manuscript, and published scores of nearly all of the composer's musical compositions written between 1952 and 1998 as well as sketches and notebooks related to specific works.




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Tcherepnin, Alexander, 1899-1977

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Composed 1938. First performance Paris, 17 April 1940.--Cf. Fleisher Collection. From the description of Suite geĢorgienne / Alexandre Tcherepnine. [19--] (Franklin & Marshall College). WorldCat record id: 54314154 Commissioned by John Sebastian. Composed 1953. First performance Venice, 11 September 1956, Orchestra di Teatro Fenice, Fabien Sevitzky conductor, John Sebastian soloist. Dedicated to John Sebastian.--Cf. Fleisher Collection. From the description o...

Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church (Chicago, Ill.)

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American Conservatory of Music (Chicago, Ill.)

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Sowerby, Leo

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American composer and church musician. From the description of [Organ symphony. Album leaf] : autograph manuscript, 1951 Mar. 2. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270569572 From the description of Autograph letter signed, dated : Chicago, 13 March 1953, to Joseph Chouinard, 1953 Mar. 13. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270962032 Composed 1926-27. Chicago, 29 March 1929, Chicago Symphony Orchestra. Frederick Stock coductor.--Cf. Fleisher Collection. From the ...

Becker, Arthur C., 1895-1976

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John Paul II, Pope, 1920-2005

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Pope John Paul II (b. Karol Jozef Wojtyla, May 18, 1920, Wadowice, Poland-d. Apr. 2, 2005). He was elected pope in 1978, the first non-Italian chosen as Pope in 456 years. He survived an assassination attempt in May 1981. From the description of John Paul II, Pope, 1920-2005 (U.S. National Archives and Records Administration). naId: 10678008 ...

Ferris, William, 1937-2000

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William Ferris, organist, choral conductor and composer, b. Feb. 26, 1937, Chicago, IL, d. May 16, 2000, Chicago, IL. Received musical training in Chicago and studied composition with Alexander Tcherepnin, at the DePaul University School of Music (1955-1960) and took private lessons with Leo Sowerby (1957-1962). His other teachers included Paul Stassevitch, James Welch, and Arthur Becker. He was organist at Holy Name Cathedral in Chicago from 1954 to 1958, and again from...

Cathedral of the Sacred Heart (Rochester, N.Y.)

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Welch, James B.

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Vorrasi, John

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Chicago symphony orchestra

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Formed 1891 as the Chicago Orchestra; 1913, name changes to the Chicago Symphony Orchestra. From the description of General film and videorecordings collection, 1934-[ongoing] (bulk 1971-[ongoing]). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 70963621 Scores were kept in the orchestra's music library, with markings intact; annotations have been added to the score's cover to indicate which scores had markings by Reiner. From the description of Fritz Reiner marked scores collec...

William Ferris chorale

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Stassevitch, Paul, 1894-1968

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Cathedral of the Holy Name (Chicago, Ill.)

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